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Motivational Egotism Quotes

May these quotes about Egotism inspire and motivate you.

Apology is only egotism wrong side out.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Related topics: Wisdom Ego Psychology

Friends are God's apology for relations.
- Hugh Kingsmille

Eating words has never given me indigestion.
- Winston Churchill

It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies,
but even more to stand up to your friends.
- J.K. Rowling


 

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

Your greatest gift to your family and friends is yourself -
your relaxed, happy, and fully-present self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is the friends you can call up at 4 A.M. that matter.
- Marlene Dietrich


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Can miles truly separate us from friends?
If we want to be with someone we love, aren't we already there?
- Richard Bach

I no doubt deserved my enemies,
but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
- Walt Whitman

Truly great friends are hard to find,
difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.
- Anonymous

The best time to make friends is before you need them.
- Ethel Barrymore

When true friends meet in adverse hour,
'Tis like a sunbeam through a shower.
A watery way an instant seen,
The darkly closing clouds between.
- Sir Walter Scott

Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience:
this is the ideal life.
- Mark Twain

Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery
in which to bury the faults of his friends.
- Henry Brooks Adams

I have lost friends, some by death ...
others by sheer inability to cross the street.
- Virginia Woolf

Friends love misery, in fact.
Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky
or too successful or too pretty,
our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
- Erica Jong

Friendship with one's self is all important,
because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Am I not destroying my enemies
when I make friends of them?
- Abraham Lincoln

I make friends with my fear. I am unstoppable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

True friends are those who lift you up
when your heart's wings forget how to fly.
- Anonymous

Friends share our pain and touch our wounds
with a gentle and tender hand.
- Henri Nouwen

Could we see when and where we are to meet again,
we would be more tender when we bid our friends goodbye.
- Ouida

Friends are like bras:
close to your heart and there for support.
- Anonymous

Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends.
- Jacques Delille

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

You can make more friends in two months
by becoming interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get other people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie

The making of friends, who are real friends,
is the best token we have of a man's success in life.
- Edward Everett Hale

Friends are the siblings God never gave us.
- Mencius

I have friends in overalls
whose friendship I would not swap
for the favor of the kings of the world.
- Thomas A. Edison

Friends are God's way of apologizing to us for our families.
- Anonymous

Fate makes us family. choice makes us friends.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

So long as the memory of certain
beloved friends lives in my heart,
I shall say that life is good.
- Helen Keller

No man is the whole of himself;
his friends are the rest of him.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

In all my ways of seeing - may I use new glasses,
a telescope and a microscope.
And may I always allow myself to see a circumstance
through the tender hearts of my friends.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving
for my friends, the old and the new.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Best friends are the ones who can be the farthest away
but there the fastest when you call.
- Anonymous

Books and friends should be few but good.
- Anonymous

Good friends are like stars ...
you don't always see them,
but you know they are always there.
- Anonymous

I always like to know everything about my new friends,
and nothing about my old ones.
- Oscar Wilde

I will reflect the finest qualities my friends offer me
and remind them of all the promise I see in them.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Our opportunity is to Soar our Spirit.
To see Light and Joy in everything.
To spread our wings and fly boldly.
To give thanks for rainbows and butterflies -
our symbols of renewal and rebirth.
To offer daily Thanksgiving - for ourselves, our family,
our friends, our community, for the whole world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friends are those rare people who ask how we are
and then wait to hear the answer.
- Anonymous

It is only the great-hearted who can be true friends.
The mean and cowardly can never know what true friendship means.
- Charles Kingsley

One measure of friendship consists
not in the number of things friends can discuss,
but in the number of things they need no longer mention.
- Clifton Fadiman

Fear makes strangers of people
who would otherwise be friends.
- Shirley MacLaine

Everyone hears what you say.
Friends listen to what you say.
Best friends listen to what you don't say.
- Anonymous

I don't like to commit myself about heaven and hell -
you see, I have friends in both places.
- Mark Twain

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious
as to have friends at a distance;
they make the latitudes and the longitudes.
- Henry David Thoreau

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us,
as the confidence of their help.
- Epicurus

Everyone should have at least two friends -
one to talk to and one to talk about.
- Anonymous

One good reason to only maintain a small circle of friends
is that three out of four murders
are committed by people who know the victim.
- George Carlin

The best way to keep your friends
is not to give them away.
- Wilson Mizner

The difference between men friends and women friends
is that men tend to do things together,
women tend to just be together.
- Art Jahnke

May love and laughter light your days,
and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours,
wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world
with joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons
bring the best to you and yours.
- Irish Blessing

Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with.
Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.
- Thomas J. Watson Sr.

Friendship is a thing most necessary to life,
since without friends no one would choose to live,
though possessed of all other advantages.
- Aristotle

The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that
they can grow separately without growing apart.
- Elisabeth Foley

It is better to be in chains with friends,
than to be in a garden with strangers.
- Persian Proverb

When your friends begin to flatter
you on how young you look,
it's a sure sign you're getting old.
- Mark Twain

Best Friends: we're a parade - even by ourselves!
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Be careful the friends you choose -
for you will become like them.
- W. Clement Stone

We'll be friends until forever, just you wait and see.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
- Jacques Delille

Friends are born, not made.
- Henry Adams

A man's friendships are, like his will,
invalidated by marriage -
but they are also no less invalidated
by the marriage of his friends.
- Samuel Butler

I get by with a little help from my friends.
- John Lennon

Friends... they cherish one another's hopes.
They are kind to one another's dreams.
- Henry David Thoreau

Sometimes new love comes between old friends.
Sometimes the best love was the one that was always there.
- Anonymous

True friends are appreciative and never demanding.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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